See also HPV vaccine Sex education: In other projects Wikiquote. With your support, your teen can emerge into a sexually responsible adult. Talking to your teen about sex Sex education is offered in many schools, but don't count on classroom instruction alone. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Mayo Clinic does not endorse companies or products. Especially for teens FAQ
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Sexual Risk Behaviors: HIV, STD, & Teen Pregnancy Prevention
Mid-to-late adolescents usually have physical characteristics near or, in some cases, identical to that of fully-grown adults; psychiatrist and sexologist Fred Berlin states that most men can find persons in this age group sexually attractive, but that "of course, that doesn't mean they're going to act on it. Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance HIV Surveillance Reportvol. Here's help talking to your teen about sex. Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender LGBT youth who lack family acceptance are at increased risk of sexually transmitted infections, substance abuse, depression and attempted suicide.